Kathrine Neily

Kathrine Neily named as the 2024 recipient of the 2024 Brigitte Clavette – Sheila Hugh MacKay Foundation Scholarship in Graduate Studies.

This $2000 scholarship for a student entering the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design Graduate Diploma program is given on the recommendation of the faculty of the college.  The selection committee of NBCCD offered high praise for Ms. Neily’s polished portfolio of playful and energetic work and noted her impressive accomplishment in all areas[…]

Linda Rae Dornan

SHMF 2024 International Residency Award

Linda Rae Dornan has been selected to receive the 2024 SHMF International Residency bursary to support her upcoming residency in Chile. The International Residency bursary is an annual program offered to deepen the creative practices of New Brunswick visual artists through international experiences and dedicated time for reflection and interaction.  The SHMF International Residency bursary[…]

Signature Grant Announcement

Jeunesse créative NB Artful Youth Exhibition Opening Sunday, May 5, 12:00 noon at Beaverbrook Art Gallery All members of the Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation congratulate the young artists participating in the exhibition Jeunesse créative NB Artful Youth, opening  in the Harriet Irving Gallery at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery on May 5th. This exciting exhibition is[…]

SHMF 2024 Awards Call

The SHMF honors visual artists of distinction through annual awards programs. These awards celebrate visual artists who enrich the cultural life of New Brunswick through their creative work. The Board of Directors invites applications and nominations for the following 2024 awards; The Marie Hélène Allain Fellowship Award Marie Hélène Allain Fellowship Award 2024 Application Form[…]

Upcoming Application Deadline for SHMF Career Development Applications

The Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation will be accepting applications for the three following career development programs until March 1st, 2024. The $8,000 Fred Ross Scholarship is available to a graduating New Brunswick student entering post secondary studies in visual art or fine craft at a recognized institution. The $5000 Sheila Mackay Advanced Studies Scholarship is[…]